Date & Time: Apr 24, 1986 at 1257 LT
Type of aircraft:
Short SC.7 Skyvan Variant
Malawi Police Air Wing
Landing (descent or approach)
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
On approach to Mombasa-Moi Airport while on a positioning flight, both engines failed simultaneously. The crew attempted an emergency landing when the aircraft struck trees and crash landed near a road about 18 km from the airport. Both pilots were slightly injured and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Dual engine failure on approach due to a fuel exhaustion.